September 8, 2018 0 Comment


  • No longer just a tragic footnote’
    – from the Assia Wevill biography
    Daily Telegraph, 
    21st September, 2006
  • ‘Die, die soon. But execute yourself and your little self efficiently’Ķ’
    – from the Assia Wevill biography
    Daily Telegraph, 
    11th September, 2006
  • ‘I’m going to seduce Ted Hughes’
    – from the Assia Wevill biography
    Daily Telegraph, 
    9th September, 2006
  • Found after 50 years: first love poems of Ted Hughes,
    The Times, 
    August 13, 2006.
  • Over the hills and far away, Guardian, Saturday February 18, 2006. Simon Armitage, a fellow Yorkshireman, addresses the shamanic qualities in Ted Hughes’s poetry, his interest in nature and the supernatural, and the intensity with which he protected his image.
  • Plath’s only known sketch of Hughes on sale
    Wednesday August 3, 2005.
  • In a league of his own, Guardian, Saturday October 5, 2005. Nicholas Lezard relishes a comprehensive collection of Ted Hughes’s poetry.
  • The death, and rebirth, of Sylvia Plath” from the Boston Globe
    Boston Globe 4th Sept 03,
  • Who’s afraid of Sylvia Plath?, Sylvia, the film, Guardian, 22nd August 2003
  • On a Suicide Mission, by Zoe Green on Kate Moses and “Wintering”, Observer, Sunday March 2, 2003
  • Baking with Sylvia, Guardian, Saturday February 15, 2003
  • Plath grows larger in death then life, Buffalo News, 16th Feb 2003
  • The tug of war over the Sylvia Suicide Doll, Globe and Mail
  • The second is Plath and her privacy, The Telegraph
  • Frieda Hughes attacks BBC for film on Plath , Guardian, Monday, February 3, 2003
  • Plath’s daughter hits at BBC drama, Sunday Times, 2/2/03
  • Interview with Gwyneth Paltrow – Underground Online
  • This is not a biography by Jaqueline Rose in The London Review of Books
  • Ted Hughes’s daughter gets lottery aid for life story, Nicholas Hellen, Social Affairs Editor
    Sunday Times, 4th August 2002
  • Dead Wives’ Society in Prospect Magazine by literary editor of the Observer – June 2002 issue
  • Book hints that Hughes’s bid to win back Plath led to suicide – Independent on Sunday, May 19, 2002
  • Ted on Sylvia, for the record by Christina Patterson of the Poetry Society (UK) – The Guardian, Saturday, August 18, 2001
  • Ted Hughes blamed drug for Plath’s suicide – Sunday Telegraph Sunday, August 5, 2001
  • Controversial Biography of Hughes – The Observer, Sunday, May 6, 2001
  • The Blue Plaque- – The Guardian, 29th July 2000
  • So many lives, so little time The Observer – 2nd April 2000
  • Do I know you, Ms Plath? – Guardian 27th March 2000
  • ‘I failed her. I was 30 and stupid’ – Observer 19th March 2000
  • The poet who died so well – Observer 19th March 2000
  • Love, loathing and life with Ted Hughes – Guardian 18th March 2000
  • Who is Sylvia? – Guardian 18th March 2000
  • Meeting Ted Hughes by Carolyne Wright
  • Sylvia Plath and black magic – Guardian
  • Rhyme, reason and depression – Guardian – 16th February 1993
  • Joyce Carol Oates – 1973 essay on Plath:
    – “The Death Throes of Romanticism,”
  • Excerpt from interview with Ted Hughes – Paris Review, Spring 95